There is also a Gigaspermaceae in the Basidiomycota - this appears to be invalid homonymy


Taxonavigation: Gigaspermales 
Classification System: Goffinet et al. (down to genus level)

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Divisio: Bryophyta
Classis: Bryopsida
Subclassis: Funariidae
Ordo: Gigaspermales

Familia: Gigaspermaceae
Genera: Chamaebryum – Costesia – Gigaspermum – Lorentziella – Oedipodiella


Gigaspermaceae Lindb.


  • Goffinet, B.; Buck, W.R.; Shaw, A.J. 2008: Morphology and classification of the Bryophyta. Pp. 55-138 in Goffinet, B.; Shaw, A.J. (eds.) Bryophyte biology 2nd edition. Cambridge University Press.

Vernacular namesEdit

中文: 大蒴藓科